John"Jack James Gaynor

  • Born: May 3, 1932
  • Died: August 30, 2019
  • Location: Marlborough, Massachusetts

Slattery Funeral Home

40 Pleasant Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Tel. (508) 485-0225

Tribute & Message From The Family

John J. "Jack" Gaynor, 87, of Marlborough, died Friday, August 30, 2019 at his home. John was the son of the late Thomas and Laura Mae (Burhoe) Gaynor and the husband of the late M. Therese F. (Blais) Gaynor.
Jack was devoted to his family. He loved all sports, but was an avid fan of the Red Sox and Patriots.He served as Past President of the Marlborough Lions club for many years as well as a member of the Moose Lodge. He also was the originator of the Marlborough Labor Day Bed Race.
He is survived by his son, David M. Gaynor of Jacksonville, FL, his daughters, Valerie J. Tomacelli of Leominster, MA, Roxanne M. Hunt of Acton, MA and Jacqueline M. Sedam and her husband John of Marlborough, MA, his sister, Dorothy Paquin of Malone, NY, his grandchildren, Matthew Tomacelli and his wife Diane, Amanda Zow and her husband Darren, Andrew Russell, Krystina Russell, Kathleen Hunt, Laura Gaynor and Charles Sedam. John is also survived by his great grandchildren Zackary Tomacelli, Ellyana Zow and Oliver Tomacelli and many nieces and nephews.
He was also the brother of the late James Gaynor, Jeanette Sullivan, Mary Gaynor, Lauramae Ford, Thomas Gaynor, Ann Paquin, Robert Gaynor and Michael Gaynor.
A funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Matthias Church, 409 Hemenway St., Marlborough, MA 01752.
Donations may be made to Ascend Hospice and Home Health, 100 Locke Drive, Marlborough, MA 01752


Condolence & Memory Journal

Charley and I were so sorry to hear the news of Jack's passing. We knew the Gaynor's years ago. Especially Micky and Claudette, Jack and Theresa. So sorry for your loss hugs and prayers for the family. Jack was a great guy.
Anne and Charley Dedecko.

Posted by A friend   September 17, 2019

Sorry for your loss Jack was a friend and a fellow Lions. He will be missed by many

Posted by Tony Valerio - SAINT LOUIS, MO   September 09, 2019

so sorry to hear this, remember working with him at the Coach Lite, and seeing him working the machine at Sullys. Rest in Peace Jack.
Joe Reilly

Posted by A friend   September 09, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss. Jack was a wonderful man and had such a great sense of humor! Always a delight to talk with. My thoughts and prayers go out to all you. May God bless you and keep you.

Posted by Grace Sheldon Lyons - Charlotte, NC   September 06, 2019